My experience in Journalism (has my writing improved)

Lea Garcia

May 24, 2019

In the beginning of seventh grade I was very excited and ready for a new year. However, when I found out that my fifth period would be journalism, I didn't know how to feel about it. Mostly because I didn't know what I would have...

Has my writing changed Since the beginning of the year

Isabelle Sedeghi

May 24, 2019

Since I haven't had much homework this week and we were assigned this topic I decided to look back at my very first articles and so on and so forth.  I have talked with Mr. McCabe about my writing and how it has changed before....

My Articles From Then to Now

Ethan Ramian

May 24, 2019

This Elective has taught my a lot of things. Like how to write an article so it is not all out of place and funky. Over time you teach yourself how to write a good article. Fun Fact: I have never written an article with two people....

How Schools Could Be Improved: Part 2

Isabella Van Vliet

May 23, 2019

There are countless ways schools could be better. Over the year, I have written many articles which talked about the differences schools could make. For the last three weeks of school, I decided to combine all my ideas into th...

Has My Writing Improved This Year?

Evan Barkan

May 21, 2019

I believe that being in this class has improved my writing a little bit. These articles have helped me with comma usage, grammar, and replacing "it" with a better word. The articles in this class have helped me with comma usage....

Starbucks Mode

Florencia Goldenberg

May 20, 2019

Starbucks Mode. Starbucks Mode, if you didn’t already know, is a mode, obviously, where after the teacher announces it, the children can use their phones for music while they work on a project or just classwork. Some teacher...

How School Could Improve

Isabella Van Vliet

May 20, 2019

If you asked almost any student at any school, the majority would tell you they hate going to their school. There are countless reasons students dislike school. And, as I’ve gone over in my past articles, there are many ways s...

My Year at Hale

Ethan Ramian

May 16, 2019

My 7th year at Hale was great. But, I didn't get to go on any field trips. A lot of my friends were bragging that they got to go a lot of field trips, and I didn't get to go on any. In school at nutrition and lunch I also get...

Reviewing Block Schedule

Alex Waitsman, Tired Student

May 16, 2019

Ahhhh, testing. The time of the year every student dreads. From a first grader to a senior, no one looks forward to testing, and here in middle school, what comes with testing is this little thing called block schedule. The combination...

Social Media, Am I Right?

Florencia Goldenberg and Elinor F. McGrath

May 9, 2019

Social media is a very confusing thing. It started out as nothing and now children and even adults feel that they need it to survive. In our middle school, Hale Charter Academy, Frankie McGrath and me, Florencia Goldenberg, d...

My 5th grade essay

Brianna Tajimaroa

May 9, 2019

Chocolate milk is tasty but with the same nutrients as plain milk. Ms.Dobbins says it’s nutrients in disguise because it also has nutrients that every person needs. There are 39 total grams of carbohydrates in sodas and spor...